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Dr. Liz Karam to be Admitted into the Texas Tech Teaching Academy

Dr. Liz Karam, assistant professor in the Area of Management, will be admitted to the Texas Tech Teaching Academy in September. Dr. Karam was nominated for this position by fellow Teaching Academy members – Dr. Keith Brigham, Area Coordinator and associate professor of management, and Dr. Claudia Cogliser, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, Graduate School, […]

Alumnus Spotlight: Rick Kreiger, Principal of Leather Furniture USA

Rick Kreiger, who graduated from the Rawls College of Business in 1979 with a bachelor’s degree in management, is a successful entrepreneur who has been marketing furniture online since 1999. That was a time when industry magazines like “Furniture Retailer” were assuring the owners of furniture stores, that “no one will buy furniture online.” Upon […]

Rawls Team Wins Tournament for Heroes Golf Tournament

This past weekend, the Rawls College of Business team – consisting of Professors Joshua Fairbanks, Francisco Delgadillo, Drew Winters, and Interim Dean Paul Goebel – won the 3rd Annual Tournament for Heroes golf tournament held at the Rawls Course. The team shot a 16 under 56 in the four-person scramble format. Funds raised from this […]

Shelby Hunt Named to JMM Senior Advisory Board

Dr. Shelby D. Hunt, the Jerry S. Rawls and P. W. Horn Professor of Marketing, was recently named to the Journal of Marketing Management‘s Senior Advisory Board. He joins 18 fellow marketing researchers from universities around the world. The Journal of Marketing Management is a double blind peer-reviewed international academic journal that publishes scientific research […]

110 Rawls Students Inducted Into Beta Gamma Sigma

The Rawls College had 110 students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, an international honor society which recognizes business excellence, at the Beta Gamma Sigma Induction Ceremony on Thursday, April 14. The honor displays the work and dedication that these select students have exhibited in their time at the Rawls College, and the Beta Gamma Sigma […]

2016 Rawls College Faculty, Staff and Student Excellence Awards

Rawls College of Business faculty, staff and Ph.D. students were honored for their outstanding efforts and contributions to college at the 2016 Faculty, Staff and Student Annual Awards on Wednesday, May 11. Please join us in congratulating the following individuals on their awards: RAWLS COLLEGE AWARD WINNERS Doctoral Student Excellence in Teaching Awards: Finance – […]

Sara Abbott Honored as Rawls Spring 2016 Banner Bearer

Sara Abbott will represent the Rawls College of Business as the banner bearer for the Spring 2016 Commencement on Saturday, May 21. Abbott is graduating Summa Cum Laude with a degree in management. After graduation, she is pursuing a law degree from the Texas Tech University School of Law. Abbott, who is from Seminole, Texas, […]

Dr. Scott Hein Named 2016 Integrated Scholar

Dr. Scott Hein, Robert C. Brown Chair of Finance and faculty director of the Texas Tech School of Banking, was recently inducted into the seventh class of Texas Tech Integrated Scholars. The Office of the Provost conducted a question-and-answer session with Dr. Hein, which further details his academic achievements and justification as to why he […]

Mary Lange to Serve as Keynote Speaker for 43rd Annual School of Banking Opening Reception

Texas Tech University proudly welcomes Mary Lange, president of the Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Education Foundation, as the keynote speaker for the 43rd Annual Texas Tech School of Banking’s opening night reception on Sunday, Aug. 14, at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center. Lange currently serves as an Advisory Board member for the […]

Real Estate Organization Named Texas Tech’s Student Organization of the Year

The Real Estate Organization (REO) was honored as the 2015-16 Texas Tech University Student Organization of the Year, chosen by the Center for Campus Life. The award recognizes organizations that have shown excellence and achievement in a variety of areas that include fulfillment of purpose, community service, membership involvement, and leadership development. The REO received […]